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4 bed detached bungalow for sale

£450,000

Shorts Green Lane, Motcombe, Shaftesbury SP7

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Property description

Description Situated in the much sought after village of Motcombe, Macstead is an immaculately presented four bedroom detached chalet bungalow. Greatly improved and extended over recent years the property has been finished to a high standard and is within level walking distance of the majority of the village amenities. The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing with accommodation comprising of entrance hall with doors of to all downstairs rooms, sitting room with wood burning stove, large kitchen/diner with door giving access to the large raised deck area. There are three downstairs bedrooms, one with en suite shower room, and a family bathroom.

On the first floor is the large master bedroom suite which incorporates an en suite shower room and potential dressing area.

To the outside there is a mature garden that includes a vegetable patch and greenhouse. There is also ample driveway parking and a single garage.

Location: Motcombe is a very popular village located midway between the country towns of Gillingham and Shaftesbury. The village has a thriving Community Shop/Post Office Stores, Primary School, active Village Hall, Parish Church, Country Inn/Hotel, Recreation Ground and regular local bus services. Shaftesbury is approximately a 5 minute drive away and has a good range of facilities including supermarkets, banks, schools, cafes, restaurants, Inns, Churches and shops. Gillingham, about 3 miles away, has a main line railway station on the Exeter/Waterloo line. The A303 is approximately 7 miles to the north giving access to the South West and to London. The cathedral city of Salisbury is approximately 24 miles and the Dorset Coast is approximately 35 miles distant.

Additional information Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: North Dorset District Council - Tel: Council Tax Band: D
Caution: Nb All services and fittings mentioned in these particulars have not been tested and hence we cannot confirm that they are in working order.
Agent's Notes: Fitted carpets as seen are included in the sale.
Energy Performance Certificate:
Rated: D ~ View at

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £295,334 Sales 239 Current average value £338,274 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,419 ▲ 1.63%

Property value data/graphs for SP7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £487,520 £292 3.8 £443,651
Semi-detached £272,531 £268 3.1 £261,488
Terraced £221,490 £271 2.7 £205,037
Flats £159,094 £306 1.6 £148,378

Current asking prices in SP7

Average: £335,813
Avg. current asking prices in SP7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £184,400
(7)
£228,968
(22)
£344,994
(52)
£452,737
(42)
£519,167
(6)
Flats £164,124
(17)
£244,129
(7)
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All £170,038
(24)
£232,627
(29)
£344,994
(52)
£452,737
(42)
£519,167
(6)

Current asking rents in SP7

Average: £754 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SP7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £451 pcm
(1)
£640 pcm
(3)
£874 pcm
(5)
- -
Flats £451 pcm
(1)
£802 pcm
(1)
- - -
All £451 pcm
(2)
£680 pcm
(4)
£874 pcm
(5)
- -

Fun facts for SP7

Highest value in SP7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Donhead St. Andrew, Shaftesbury SP7 £1,182,852
Barkers Hill £882,685
Donhead St. Mary, Shaftesbury SP7 £753,654
Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury SP7 £729,483
East Orchard, Shaftesbury SP7 £659,992
Highest turnover in SP7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Love Lane 60.0%
Paddock Close 60.0%
Woodman Court 58.8%
Abbey Walk 56.2%
Savoy Court 55.0%

What Zoopla users think of Motcombe

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 74%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (2.5 miles)
  • Tisbury (6.2 miles)
  • Templecombe (9.1 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (23.8 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (32.6 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (37.8 miles)
  • Poole Quay Ferry Landing (24.3 miles)
  • Poole Ferry Terminal (24.4 miles)
  • Brownsea Island Ferry Landing (26.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Motcombe CofE VA Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Shaftesbury Church of England Primary School (1.9 miles)
  • St Mary the Virgin CofE VA Primary School (1.9 miles)
  • Clayesmore School (7.0 miles)
  • Bryanston School (11.6 miles)
  • King's Bruton (11.8 miles)
  • Port Regis Preparatory School (0.8 miles)
  • Shaftesbury School (2.4 miles)
  • Gillingham School (2.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,067 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 45,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,619 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £800,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£154/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £57 Electricity £55 Estimated energy cost £112/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 18300 kWh/year
Electricity: 4400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

North Dorset

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £263 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £31 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £60 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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